README.MiNT
changeset 319 189a6a3416c7
parent 314 bff64eba7721
child 398 d219b0e02f5f
     1.1 --- a/README.MiNT	Sun Mar 24 21:44:06 2002 +0000
     1.2 +++ b/README.MiNT	Tue Mar 26 17:37:31 2002 +0000
     1.3 @@ -45,7 +45,7 @@
     1.4  ==============================================================================
     1.5  IV.  What is supported:
     1.6  
     1.7 -Keyboard (GEMDOS, BIOS, Ikbd)
     1.8 +Keyboard (GEMDOS, BIOS, GEM, Ikbd)
     1.9  Mouse (XBIOS, GEM, Ikbd)
    1.10  Video (XBIOS (Fullscreen), GEM (Windowed and Fullscreen))
    1.11  Timer (VBL vector)
    1.12 @@ -61,7 +61,10 @@
    1.13  xbios	ikbd	ikbd	vbl	ikbd	hardware
    1.14  xbios	gemdos	xbios	vbl	xbios	hardware
    1.15  xbios	bios	xbios	vbl	xbios	hardware
    1.16 -gem	gem	gem	vbl	xbios	hardware
    1.17 +gem	gem	gem(*)	vbl	xbios	hardware
    1.18 +
    1.19 +(*) GEM does not report relative mouse motion, so xbios mouse driver is used
    1.20 +to report this type event.
    1.21  
    1.22  ==============================================================================
    1.23  V.  Environment variables:
    1.24 @@ -108,6 +111,48 @@
    1.25  	Lightpen and analog paddle are 2 buttons, 2 axis controllers. The 2
    1.26  	buttons are those affected to 1 button joysticks on the same port.
    1.27  
    1.28 +==============================================================================
    1.29 +VI.  More informations about drivers:
    1.30 +
    1.31 +Xbios video:
    1.32 +	Video chip is detected using the _VDO cookie.
    1.33 +	Screen enhancers are not supported, but could be if you know how to
    1.34 +	use them.
    1.35 +
    1.36 +	ST, STE, Mega ST, Mega STE:
    1.37 +		320x200x4 bits, shades of grey, available only for the purpose
    1.38 +		of testing SDL.
    1.39 +	TT:
    1.40 +		320x480x8 and 320x240x8 (software double-lined mode).
    1.41 +	Falcon:
    1.42 +		All modes supported by the current monitor (RVB or VGA).
    1.43 +	Clones and any machine with monochrome monitor:
    1.44 +		Not supported.
    1.45 +
    1.46 +Gem video:
    1.47 +	Automatically used if xbios not available.
    1.48 +
    1.49 +	All machines:
    1.50 +		Only the current resolution, if 8 bits or higher depth.
    1.51 +
    1.52 +IKBD keyboard, mouse and joystick driver:
    1.53 +	Available if _MCH cookie is ST, Mega ST, STE, Mega STE, TT or Falcon.
    1.54 +
    1.55 +	Hades has an IKBD, but xbios is not available for video, so IKBD
    1.56 +	driver is disabled.
    1.57 +
    1.58 +Gemdos and bios keyboard driver:
    1.59 +	Available on all machines.
    1.60 +
    1.61 +Mouse and joystick xbios driver:
    1.62 +	Available on all machines (I think).
    1.63 +
    1.64 +Joypad driver:
    1.65 +	Available if _MCH cookie is STE or Falcon.
    1.66 +
    1.67 +VBL timer driver:
    1.68 +	Available all machines (I think).
    1.69 +
    1.70  -- 
    1.71  Patrice Mandin <pmandin@caramail.com>
    1.72  http://membres.lycos.fr/pmandin/